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Economic Myths #3 – We Need More Jobs!

During an economic malaise one of the endless reams of statistics to which pundits glue their eyes is the number of jobs that are either created or destroyed. 892 more words


Economic Alarms are Going Off

President Trump today announced $50 billion in tariffs against China.  Meanwhile the price of oil has started to fall as supply concerns seem to be disappearing, and… 201 more words


on Bill Maher's disappointment

Bill Maher expressed hope for a recession so that Donald Trump would lose the presidency. It seems he’ll be disappointed for awhile.

U.S. consumer spending accelerating; labor market robust


15 June 2018 (AFR) - US bond yields indicate recession as interest rates rise

(15 June 2018, AFR, p31, by William McInnes)

‘A US recession could occur within the next two years according to former US bond trader Charlie Jamieson, who says the flattening of the bond yield curve is a signpost of possible trouble ahead. 46 more words

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Alameda County proposes $3.1 billion budget

Alameda County officials are beginning to think the current positive economic times are bound to end. And the end could be near, they warn. The Alameda County Board of Supervisors released a $3.1 billion budget proposal Wednesday that closes a $66 million deficit. 283 more words

Banking regulations under Mnuchin

Everyone knows that the Trump administration has been aggressively pushing policy changes in virtually every government agency. Most notably and probably one of the more controversial efforts is being led by Treasury Secretary Steve Mnuchin to roll back many of the regulatory provisions of the Dodd-Frank Wall Street Reform and Consumer Protection Act (Dodd-Frank). 417 more words

Idolatry, One of the Key Reasons for Recession and Collapse [Deuteronomy 11]

Be careful, or you will be enticed to turn away and worship other gods and bow down to them. Then the LORD’s anger will burn against you,  526 more words

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